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Cannot playback recorded video

Hi, hope you can help!

I cannot play back my recorded footage - when i switch on in player mode i get the first few seconds and then it automatically switches off with a beeping noise, a little yellow underlined triangle flashing on the screen and C31:23 in the top right hand corner. I dont think its the battery as i've tried the battery on another video and it works perfectly well and is charged.. any ideas what it could be and how i can fix it? (have tried resetting).

would be very grateful to hear from you - vgontier@hotmail.com

Kind Regards,
Vicki Gontier

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  • Anonymous Jan 15, 2008

    I also have the same problem, except for the fact that I don't know where the heck the Reel Sensor is ???

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Reel sensor is the problem of your camera... sometimes it is a poor connection of the sensor to the socket at the main board..clean the contact of the wiring using a pencil eraser and also check the pitch roller of the mechanical if it is install cause it might be loose at it post cause of the lock has been broken already...

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